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Memorial Service

The Kennedy Mortuary Chapel
Sunday October 10th, 2021

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The Kennedy Mortuary
Sunday October 10th, 2021
1:00pm - 2:00pm

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Elaine Scott Godwin Candler

Elaine Scott Godwin Candler

Laurens, SC

Elaine Scott Godwin Candler, age 77, of 116 Garlington Street, passed away on Tuesday, October 5, 2021 at the home of her son.

Born in Laurens, she was a daughter of the late Charles R. and Pearl Inez Jones Scott.Elaine was a Pharmacy Tech at Drug Lo for 17 years and was a member of Bethel Baptist Church.

She is survived by her son, Roy “Tripp” Lee Godwin, III (Lisa) of North Charleston; her sister, Kitty Lawson (Larry) of Laurens; her brother, Melvin Scott (Deborah) of Laurens; four grandchildren, Cooper Godwin, Ashlee Godwin, Charlee Godwin, and Sullivan Godwin; one great-grand-daughter, Braelyn Rose Godwin; and her friend and former husband, Fred Candler.

In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her first husband, Roy Lee Godwin, Jr., her brother and sister in law, Walter and Dorothy Scott.

A memorial service will be held on Sunday, October 10th at 2 PM at The Kennedy Mortuary Chapel conducted by Rev. James K. Hamilton and Rev. Kenny Griffin, with interment at Forest Lawn Cemetery.

The family will receive friends before the service from 1 to 2 PM at The Kennedy Mortuary.

The family will be at the home of her sister, at 214 Rabon Road, Laurens, SC 29360.

Condolences may be expressed online at www.thekennedymortuary.com

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Elaine Candler, please visit our flower store.


So sorry to hear of the passing of this wonderful friend, sister, daughter and most of all Mother. She was a wonderful person and will be missed....

Marjorie Swofford Oct 14 2021 11:19 AM

So sorry to hear of Elaine's passing. Worked with her many years ago and she was good friends with my wife. Prayers go out to Family and Friends !

Lamar Meeks Oct 13 2021 5:39 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Elaine Candler

Marion and Barry Lynch Oct 13 2021 1:30 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Elaine Candler

Brand a Franklin Oct 12 2021 5:32 AM

I thank our loving God that my lifelong friend is resting in Christ.

Dale & Sybil (Collins) Martin Oct 10 2021 10:01 AM

Kitty ,Larry and family saddened to hear of Elaine's passing . Praying for family.

Julie Hughes Oct 10 2021 9:36 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Elaine Candler

Peggy Patrick SRH Oct 9 2021 6:47 AM

You are each in my thoughts and prayers now and in the days ahead. With my deepest sympathy

Myrna Quinton Oct 9 2021 2:03 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Elaine Candler

Kathy and Brother Turner Oct 8 2021 6:15 PM

I am so sorry for your loss. Prayers for you all.

Debi Patterson Oct 7 2021 7:35 PM

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